Looking for some good reading material with the time off for the holidays? Well, Syngress Publishing, Inc., today announced the publication of "Skype Me! From Single User to Small Enterprise and Beyond" by Michael Gough of SkypeTips.com - the first book written on Skype. The book shows readers how to install, configure, deploy, and secure Skype VoIP solutions.
Retailing for $34.95, the Skype paperback covers the following:
-Get through the Basics Painlessly
Step-by-step instructions get you up and running on Windows, Mac, Pocket PC, and Linux devices.
-Create Skype Accounts and Begin Chatting Sign up, become listed in the Skype directory, and begin searching for contacts.
-Transition Existing Services to Skype
Plan a process that gradually replaces those services you currently pay for with Skype.
-Expand Skype's Capabilities with Add-ons See how to add voice mail, SMS text messaging, Outlook integration, Web toolbars, and call forwarding.
-Extend Skype via Its API
The API itself is divided into two main sections, the Skype Phone API and the Skype Access API.
-Use Skype Away from Your Computer
No, you don't need to be at your computer to use Skype.